Appetizers · Recipes · Snacks

Healthier Spinach-Artichoke Dip

We are a big football family here (Skol Vikings) and are gearing up for Super Bowl Sunday and looking for healthier options to snack on during game time.  Here is a super easy, quick, and healthier spinach-artichoke dip!  Serve with veggies or whole grain crackers. All you need: 1 (8 ounce) brick of non-fat cream… Continue reading Healthier Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Recipes · Snacks

Buffalo chicken cucumber snackers!

My husband and I enjoy playing board games and cards once the kiddos go to bed (wild….I know). Using our leftover shredded chicken, I whipped up these buffalo chicken cucumber snackers. Enjoy! All you need: -1 cucumber sliced -Approximately 1 cup shredded chicken -Bleu cheese crumbles -Buffalo sauce All you do: 1. Top cucumber with… Continue reading Buffalo chicken cucumber snackers!

Desserts · Kids · Recipes · Snacks

4th of July Layered Mocktails (and cocktails)!

Every July, we make layered mocktails in my kids cooking class- they are a hit!  Making layered drinks are simple.  The key is to look at the sugar content.  Look at the nutrition facts label and choose three different drinks with increasing sugar content (such as 10g, 20g, and 30g).  The sugar content affects the… Continue reading 4th of July Layered Mocktails (and cocktails)!

Main Dishes · Recipes · Snacks

Squash Tacos- TRUST ME- and some bonus recipes!

Did someone say squtternut buash?!  I mean….butternut squash!  (bonus points if you know where that is from) Whenever I mention squash tacos, I get a lot of raised eyebrows.  HEAR ME OUT!  My husband and I are batting 1.000 when it comes to this recipe.  Not only is this recipe simple and delicious, it adds… Continue reading Squash Tacos- TRUST ME- and some bonus recipes!